A 14-YEAR-old girl has been raped by a gang of youths in Homerton.

The teenager was attacked on the Jack Dunning estate on Wednesday night last week between 10pm and midnight.

Three boys surrounded her as she was walking past the perimeter wall of Homerton University Hospital.

Detectives are urging anybody with information on the “heinous assault” to come forward.

They have described the suspects as three black boys aged between 15 and 16 years old.

One was wearing a black tracksuit and had his hair platted in a cane row style.

Another was wearing a brown tracksuit and has a gold upper tooth.

The third youth was wearing a grey tracksuit.

Det Cons Jonathan Burks, from the Sapphire Unit at Stoke Newington Police Station, said: “This is a heinous assault and we are keen to hear from anyone who may have been walking or driving around the area of the Jack Dunning Estate.

Anyone with information should contact DC Burks in the Sapphire Unit on 0207 275 4070.